AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

Meeting Date:           August 11, 2008

 

From:                          Raymond S. Sharp, Environmental Services/Public Works Director

 

Subject:                      Resolution authorizing FDOT Local Agency Certification Qualification Agreement Relating to Design for a Leesburg – Wildwood Trail segment

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends that the Mayor be authorized to sign the FDOT Local Agency Certification Qualification Agreement.

Analysis:

The City has acquired the necessary railroad Right-of-Way for segments of the Leesburg-Wildwood Trail system.  FDOT has agreed to provide 100% funding for the design of this trail segment.  The funding agreement is presented separately for approval.

 

The purpose of this Agreement is for FDOT to authorize the City of Leesburg to administer the design of this project.

Options:

1.  Approve the Agreement as presented; or,

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate.

Fiscal Impact

There is no direct fiscal impact related to this agreement.  Approval of this Agreement will enable the City to acquire 100% funding from FDOT for design of the Leesburg - Wildwood Trail segment under a separate agreement.

 

Submission Date and Time:    8/6/2008 5:22 PM____

Department: Public Works

Prepared by:  R. Sharp                     

Attachments:         Yes X    No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ______                     

Dates:   __________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes___  No  X

                                                

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Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head rss_____

 

Finance  Dept. _________JB_______                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. _______EFS________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________

 

Account No. ______N/A________

 

Project No. ___________________

 

WF No. ______________________

 

Budget  ______________________

 

Available _____________________


RESOLUTION NO._______________

 

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO EXECUTE THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION LOCAL AGENCY CERTIFICATION QUALIFICATION AGREEMENT; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:

 

            THAT the Mayor  is hereby authorized to execute the Local Agency Certification Qualification Agreement with The State of Florida Department of Transportation whose address is 719 South Woodland Boulevard, MS 4-549 DeLand, FL 32720.

 

             THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.

 

PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the 11th day of August 2008

 

 

                                                                            __________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

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City Clerk